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Friday Night Fights: Christmas tiiiiime is heeeeere

4:30 PM on 12.21.2012 // mrandydixon

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My favorite scene in any holiday movie has always been "the spirit of Christmas" scene from A Charlie Brown Christmas, when Charlie's friends all flail their arms around his tree to make it look a bit less derpy. As a child, I used to fantasize about what I would un-derp if I had the power of magical arm flailing -- and as an adult, I'm even more intrigued by it.

Imagine if we could simply flail our arms in the air and transform crappy games into good ones? Cheap beer into a micro brew? Young Joseph Gordon-Levitt into adult Joseph Gordon-Levitt?

What would you un-derp this Christmas?

Friday Night Fights

New to FNF? Read this! Each week, a bunch of us Dtoiders get together to play videogames online! It's a 100% community-run event, so feel free to join in or even host something yourself!

The planning for FNF starts in the forums, where community members sign up to host matches and post their pertinent details (game, time, Gamertag, etc.). Then, every Friday, reminder posts go up in the community blogs thanks to a dedicated group of volunteers, and I recap it all here on the front page to give it a bit more exposure.

To join in, simply send a friend request to the match host! If you'd rather host something yourself, sound off in the comments section below!

Still confused? Check out our FNF FAQ! Big thanks to Dtoider ChillyBilly for all these awesome headers!

King Foom

Tonight's Event:

Foom will be playing Need For Speed World and handing out prizes all night long! Tune in to Dtoid.TV at 4 PM Pacific to be a part of the action!

360 FNF

Tonight's Games:

  • Minecraft
    Host: Char Aznable (GT: ShinigamiBV)
    Time: 4 Pacific | 7 Eastern
  • Minecraft
    Host: Snaileb (GT: Snaileb)
    Time: 6 Pacific | 9 Eastern

Check out the 360 FNF blog for more info!


Tonight's Games:

  • Killzone 3
    Host: Epic-Kx (PSN: UncannySilk)
    Time: 8:30 Pacific | 11:30 Eastern
  • Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine
    Host: Trev (PSN: ElZilcho)
    Time: 9 Pacific | 12 Eastern
  • Brink
    Host: Epic-Kx (PSN: UncannySilk)
    Time: 11 Pacific | 2 Eastern

Check out the PS3 FNF blog for more info!


Tonight's Games:

  • Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed
    Host: smurfee mcgee (NNID: smurfee_mcgee)
    Time: 8 Pacific | 11 Eastern

Check out the Wii U FNF blog for more info!


Tonight's Games:

  • Tribes Ascend
    Server: Destructoid (NA East)
    Time: 9 Pacific | 12 Eastern

Check out the PC FNF blog for more info!

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